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Black-figured amphora with a wheeling chariot: GR.31.1864

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Current Location: Gallery 21

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Black-figured amphora with a wheeling chariot

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Description

Neck-amphora, warrior's departure, chariot

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.415 m
Width: 0.266 m

Relative size of this object

26.6 cm41.5 cm1 mm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Athens

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1864) by Leake, William Martin

Dating

Archaic
-520 - -510

Materials used in production

Clay

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.31.1864
Primary reference Number: 65612
Oldmuseumnumber: G52
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 8 March 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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